Location: County Library
Thursday, May 22, 2014
38 YEARS AGO... The Selected Poems of Federico Garcia Lorca sat alongside other books at the County Library in Westampton. It had been a mere four years since the building was constructed and the book hadn't yet settled into its new home on the shelves. Then, it suddenly found itself whisked...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, May 22, 2014
The Great Courses are a series of college level courses on DVD covering a wide range of topics. They are usually accompanied by a booklet that provides an overview of each lecture and further resources. The library has acquired an intimidating number of these DVDs (too much to learn!) and they are...
Location: Various Locations
Thursday, May 22, 2014
  Fields of Grace : faith, friendship, and the day I nearly lost everything Luce, HannahB Luce Airplane crash survivor Hannah Luce tells her story. From out of the darkness, she discovered a new kind of faith, one that allowed her to embrace a life of purpose and possibility while honoring the...
Location: County Library
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
    On Saturday, May 17th, girls ages 6-9 came to the County Library to celebrate American Girl, Addy’s Birthday.  Attendees dressed up and brought their own American Girl doll to attend a tea party for Addy who once was a slave and escaped to freedom.        Created Equal: America’s Civil...
Location: Various Locations
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Borrow-a-Book Club has added four new bag titles to the collection! The new titles are The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison, Dear John by Nicholas Sparks, The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch with Jeffrey Zaslow, and Look Again by Lisa Scottoline. The bags are ready to be checked out and are awaiting your...
Location: Various Locations
Monday, May 19, 2014
The Mystery Writers of America present the Edgar Awards to books in the genres of mystery, crime, and suspense. Here are the 2014 winners. Best Novel: Ordinary Grace Krueger, William KentF Krueger   Best First Novel: Red Sparrow Matthews, JasonF Matthews   Best Paperback Original: The...
Location: Various Locations
Saturday, May 17, 2014
Join tech leader Navarrow Wright & Google execs May 21 Wright is Founder/CEO of  Maximum Leverage Solutions  Technology Consulting and Business Transformation Services and Close the Divide project . Prior to launching Maximum Leverage, he joined Russell Simmons in co-founding GlobalGrind.com, a...
Location: Various Locations
Saturday, May 17, 2014
On May 17, 1954, "the Supreme Court handed down a unanimous decision in Brown v. Board of Education, outlawing racial segregation in our Nation's schools." (From Presidential proclamation)   Websites: Presidential Proclamation of the 60th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education Brown Foundation...
Location: Cinnaminson
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Who wears their pajamas to the library? We do! Once a month the Cinnaminson Branch holds a pajama story time for children ages 3 through 6. This month’s theme was about making a mess and cleaning up. We read Those Messy Hempels by Brigitte Luciani, Ten Dirty Pigs by Carol Roth, and Pete the Cat: I...
Location: County Library
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
On Monday, May 12th Headquarters hosted a Pizza Pie Storytime for children ages 4 to 6. During the program we read Ding Dong! Gorilla! by Michelle Robinson; Tony and the Pizza Champions by Tony Gemignani; and Pizza at Sally’s by Monica Wellington. Following the stories we sang pizza songs and...

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